Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Ardekania Amsel, 1951 . Ark. Zool. (2) 1 : 527.

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
PYRALOIDEA : PYRALIDAE : PHYCITINAE

Type-species:
Ardekania farsella Amsel, 1951. Ark. Zool. (2), 1: 527, figs 4, 54.

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
? Type status ? COUNTRY: ? Locality, (? Depository)..

Notes:
Fletcher & Nye (1984) stated:-

Ardekania was established in the Pyralidae Anerastiinae, part now Pyralidae Peoriinae, part Pyralidae Phycitinae; on the advice of Dr J. Shaffer Virginia, Ardekania is here placed in the Peoriinae.

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